Orthodontics in Alma NE
Orthodontics is a branch of dentistry that focuses on the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of a patient's jaw, face, and malocclusions (also known as bite irregularities). A professional who provides orthodontic treatment typically has completed 2-3 years of additional training, education, and experience focusing on this branch beyond dental school.
Most orthodontic treatments are geared towards pre-teens and teens, but is still widely available and accessible for adults, as well. The reason this is so is because it's highly suggested that an orthodontic assessment should be performed as early as possible and if there are any notable (or unnotable) dental issues, they can be remedied.
There are a ton of benefits to orthodontic treatment; patients with properly aligned teeth will have an easier time brushing and flossing, their oral hygiene will improve, they'll have an easier time eating, drinking and speaking, improved speech, and a smile that they're happy to share with their friends and family.
If you're interested in learning more about our orthodontic options, don't hesitate to contact us today at (308) 928-9010.